I consider myself a pretty happy, content person. Life is usually good. I have a loving family, incredible friends and attend an amazing institution with countless opportunities. I can’t find much to complain about. Sometimes life is so good that I even forget I suffer from depression – until it smacks me in the face, […]
“If someone disappoints you over and over, that’s in large part your own fault. Once someone has shown a tendency to be self-centered, you need to recognize that and take care of yourself; people aren’t going to change simply because you want them to.” — Oprah Winfrey
I recently stumbled across an article by Matt Fradd entitled “He Doesn’t Need Your Sext: A Response To Jennifer Lawrence” (http://lifeteen.com/he-doesnt-need-your-sext-response-jennifer-lawrence/). The article addresses (from a highly religious standpoint) the leaked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and her response to said photos. I typically try to keep my opinions on situations such as this on […]
Date someone who is interested in you. I don’t mean someone who thinks you’re cute or funny. I mean someone who wants to know every insignificant detail about you. Someone who wants to read every word you write. Someone who wants hear every note of your favourite song, and watch every scene of your favourite […]
I’ve always valued my alone time, but I also enjoy leading a relatively busy life. Unfortunately in the world of a communication major, this means alone time is rare – it is communication after all, which normally implies more than one person is involved. I bring this up because I have been busting my butt to […]
For the first time in my journalistic career, I am really struggling with the personal vs. professional line. A friend and classmate recently died, and as the editor of the paper, I need to choose how to cover the event in a timely matter, but still be sensitive to the family and friends. Any advice […]
Hey all, No worries, I’m still alive. I’ve had a crazy few weeks with leaving New Jersey and coming back to Minnesota, then having to pack right back up and move to school for SENIOR YEAR. I promise I’ll get back to it soon.